Newsroom Schiphol (nieuws)

2020
16
January
2020
| 13:49 Europe/Amsterdam
The number of flights to and from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol rose slightly by 0.7% in December. On average, the number of seats per flight in December was two more than last year. As a result, 5.4 million passengers travelled to, from or via Amsterda...
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15
January
2020
| 16:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Royal Schiphol Group is indebted to the Advisory Committee for investigating the relationship between aviation and nitrogen, and offering advice on solutions. Amsterdam Airport Schiphol made it clear from the start that it wished to contribute, in li...
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06
January
2020
| 17:57 Europe/Amsterdam
In the words of Schiphol CEO Dick Benschop during his speech at the 'New Year's reception of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, 2020 will be a crucial year for aviation. He called on the government to provide clarity: 'Offer perspective so we can work toget...
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2019
17
December
2019
| 09:57 Europe/Amsterdam
November is the first full month of our winter schedule. 5.3 million passengers travelled to, from or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, an increase of 0.3% compared to the previous year. This is despite a 1.4% drop in passenger flights since last year....
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12
December
2019
| 10:03 Europe/Amsterdam
According to the outcomes of an investigation into disruptions to AFS' supply of aircraft fuel to airlines at Schiphol this summer, the malfunction on 24 July can be traced back to a fault in the electrical installation (a loose supply wire). Accordi...
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04
December
2019
| 12:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Thirtheen parties, including Royal Schiphol Group, joined forces during Amsterdam Drone Week in an effort to realise the full potential of drones and Urban Air Mobility – the future of air passenger transport in the Netherlands. The partners have est...
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25
November
2019
| 08:59 Europe/Amsterdam
Albert Heijn’s digital store has landed at Schiphol Airport in the Netherlands for a two-month trial period and opens its doors today. The store is accessible to all visitors in Schiphol until the end of January. They can experience the speed and con...
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21
November
2019
| 23:30 Europe/Amsterdam
By 2025 at the latest, passengers will benefit from an improved train and bus station at Schiphol. An investment of 237 million euros will increase the capacity of the station area, improve the station layout and create more logical walking routes fo...
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21
November
2019
| 16:31 Europe/Amsterdam
At the meeting on 18 November, 24 organisations including Royal Schiphol Group joined forces to implement policies aimed at making their own business air travel more sustainable. The parties also signed up for the objective of implementing best pract...
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21
November
2019
| 11:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Royal Schiphol Group has won the 2019 Crystal Prize for the most transparent reporting on the 2018 financial year. With its corporate social responsibility report, Schiphol earned the top spot in the 2019 Transparency Benchmark rankings. According to...
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20
November
2019
| 11:40 Europe/Amsterdam
In October of this year, 6.4 million passengers travelled from, to or via Schiphol, an increase of +0.3%, while the number of passenger flights decreased (-1.3%) compared to last year. The number of seats per flight grew to an average of 174 in Octob...
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06
November
2019
| 21:12 Europe/Amsterdam
22h00: consequences for travellers (last update) The situation at Schiphol is back to normal and the airport is operating as usual. The airport advises travellers to check schiphol.nl, the Schiphol app or with their airline for the most up-to-date...
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01
November
2019
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
André van den Berg announced today that he has opted not to take on a new term as Royal Schiphol Group’s Chief Commercial Officer. Andre's first 4-year term will end on 1 April 2020. After working at Schiphol for 12 years, André van den Berg has deci...
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25
October
2019
| 13:01 Europe/Amsterdam
This Sunday, the 27th of October, Schiphol's 2019-2020 winter timetable will enter into effect. This winter, Schiphol will offer four new destinations. In addition, a number of airlines will start using newer and quieter aircraft. ...
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23
October
2019
| 10:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Good news for fans of the Panorama Terrace. The new route to the terrace will open today, so they can once again pay it a visit. ...
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16
October
2019
| 09:51 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol has completed the roll-out of its own network for Internet of Things applications at the airport. The network offers coverage in all public areas such as the arrival and departure halls, lounges, piers and Schiphol Plaza, and in non-public a...
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15
October
2019
| 09:56 Europe/Amsterdam
In September of this year, 6.5 million passengers travelled to, from or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. This is an increase of 1.4%, while the number of passenger flights showed a slight decline (-0.2%) compared to last year. Due to the increasing nu...
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09
October
2019
| 14:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Each year, British readers of Business Traveller magazine choose the winners of the Business Traveller Reader Awards. This year, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol can call itself as the ‘Best Airport in Europe’ for the 30th time in a row. ...
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01
October
2019
| 11:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Royal Schiphol Group and QIC have won the bid for a 70% stake in Hobart International Airport in Australia. Both consortium partners will acquire a 35% stake and act as independent shareholders after the deal. Tasplan will remain shareholder for the ...
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24
September
2019
| 17:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and KLM have commissioned the world’s first fully automatic dual passenger bridge. This innovation allows a dual passenger bridge to connect automatically in under a minute, thereby reducing the waiting time for passengers....
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20
September
2019
| 15:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Schiphol's fire service has a very special aircraft fire trainer: the FireFly. This aircraft is located at the fire service training area at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. In recent weeks, various modifications have been made to the FireFly to ensure it...
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19
September
2019
| 16:56 Europe/Amsterdam
'International aviation needs to embrace the ambition, in line with the Paris Agreement, of achieving net zero emissions by the middle of this century.' Thus spoke Dick Benschop, CEO of Royal Schiphol Group, as he delivered the annual Airneth lecture...
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19
September
2019
| 11:07 Europe/Amsterdam
A trial is now under way on the Schiphol.nl website to show the predicted waiting times at Security Control in Departure Hall 1. This predicted information is part of a personalised itinerary offered to passengers by Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. Passe...
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13
September
2019
| 16:00 Europe/Amsterdam
In August of this year, 6.8 million passengers flew from, to or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. While the number of seats per air transport movement grew by 2.0% compared with August last year, a decline in the load factor (by 1.1%) and in the number...
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02
September
2019
| 15:56 Europe/Amsterdam
In the coming years, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol aims to increase the number of its employees who cycle to work. In order to make this a reality, the 'goinGDutch' bicycling programme has been developed. Today, State Secretary for Infrastructure and Wa...
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30
August
2019
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, 30 August 2019, Royal Schiphol Group publishes solid interim figures for the first six months of 2019. The net result for the first half of 2019 amounts to 133 million euros compared to a net result of 115 million euros for the first half of 2...
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16
August
2019
| 10:34 Europe/Amsterdam
In July of this year, 6.7 million travellers flew from, to or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. On average, the aircraft arriving at Schiphol were larger (four additional seats per air transport movement). Due to a lower load factor (-1.1%) and a decre...
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05
August
2019
| 11:41 Europe/Amsterdam
The number of travellers at the airport is rising each year. In order to prepare itself for the future and the growing number of passengers, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is engaged in several construction projects. In addition to building a new pier, S...
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29
July
2019
| 15:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The highest point has been reached in the construction of the new Pier A at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. Together with building partner Ballast Nedam/TAV Construction, Schiphol held its traditional ceremony in which the flag is raised to the highest p...
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24
July
2019
| 20:10 Europe/Amsterdam
July 26, 10:00 Operations began normally at Schiphol this morning and the situation has returned to normal, following on from the fuel supply failure on the 24th and its aftermath on the 25th. There are now no more delays and cancellations due to ...
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